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Abdul Rahman

[ahb-dool rah-mahn]
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noun
  1. Tun·ku [too ng-koo] /ˈtʊŋ ku/, 1903–90, Malaysian political leader: first prime minister of Malaya 1957–63 and prime minister of Malaysia 1963–70.

Rahman

[rah-mahn]
noun
  1. Prince Ab·dul [ahb-dool] /ˈɑb dul/, 1903–90, Malayan political leader: prime minister of Malaya 1957–63; premier of Malaysia 1963–70.
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Historical Examples

  • When Chasda received his letter, his patron, Abdul-Rahman, had died.

    History of the Jews, Vol. III (of 6)

    Heinrich Graetz

  • Abdul-Rahman was pleased with the completion of a work which, according to his thinking, lent great splendor to his reign.

  • Thereupon Abdul-Rahman kept the German envoys waiting for a whole year before admitting them to an audience.


British Dictionary definitions for abdul rahman

Abdul Rahman

noun
  1. Tunku. 1903–90, Malaysian statesman; prime minister of Malaya (1957–63) and of Malaysia (1963–70)
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